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[audio]The Sound of Young America: May 4 2009: Bun B - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Bun B is half of the legendary hip-hop group UGK. His partner, Pimp C, died in 2007. Their new album is UGK For Life.
Downloads: 107
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Aug 11 2011: Tig Notaro - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Tig Notaro is a veteran stand-up comedian who you might recognize from her Comedy Central special or perhaps her stint as "Officer Tig" on The Sarah Silverman Program. She's just released her debut comedy album, Good One, on Secretly Canadian Records.
Downloads: 63
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Apr 22 2008: Ego Trip - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Gaberiel Alvarez and Brent Rollins are members of the hip-hop media collective Ego Trip. The group produced the acclaimed magazine Ego Trip in the 1990s, and has since written two books and created several series and specials for VH1, the most recent of which is Ego Trip's Miss Rap Supreme.
Downloads: 21
[audio]The College Years: Feb 22 2001: Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
This week's show features Extreme Weather, the Evil Computer Bent on World Domination, an all-time team, a dream in which emo kids take over a university/spacecraft, and an extensive and contentious discussion of the merits of the Radiohead album Kid A.
Downloads: 64
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Aug 19 2008: The Hold Steady - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
The Hold Steady are a Brooklyn-based, Minneapolis-bred rock and roll band. They're known for grand songs about teenagers and tough times.
Downloads: 37
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Oct 30 2007: Colin Hay - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Colin Hay is a Scotland-born, Australia-raised, Los Angeles-based singer-songwriter. He was also the frontman of the 1980s rock group Men at Work.
Downloads: 29
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Dec 24 2005: Holiday Special - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Guests John Waters, Christopher Moore, Davy Rothbart, and more. It's our annual Holiday Special, which we made last year and plan to play annually. Merry Christmas!
Downloads: 16
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Jan 24 2011: Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein of "Portlandia" - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein are the stars of a new TV show on IFC called "Portlandia", an affectionate skewering of the young people's bohemian paradise that is Portland, Oregon.
Downloads: 25
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Oct 12 2009: Langhorne Slim - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Langhorne Slim plays songs from his new album Be Set Free.
Downloads: 37
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Feb 4 2011: Daryl Hall - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Daryl Hall is a singer, songwriter and producer. He's best known as the lead singer and co-founder of Hall & Oates, who have sold more albums than any other duo in music history. His current project is a monthly web video series of his collaborations with other musicians, called "Live from Daryl's House".
Downloads: 59
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Fawlty Towers Revisited (Bonus Interview) - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Guest Lars Holm. Lars Holm is the author of "Fawlty Towers: The Worshipper's Companion." We talk about the show, in recoginition of the PBS TV special "Fawlty Towers Revisited," which is running on local PBS stations this week. Also... a contest to win two copies of the book.
Downloads: 24
[audio]The Sound of Young America: May 26 2011: AV Club Picks - May 2011 - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Our friends Nathan Rabin and Josh Modell from The AV Club drop by to expound upon their pop culture picks for right now, including The Lonely Island and Tim and Eric Awesome Show Great Job! Season 5 on DVD.
Downloads: 13
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Nov 10 2006: Entertaining - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Guests Amy Sedaris and Jimmy Carr. Amy Sedaris is an entertainer and now, a home economics maven. Jimmy Carr is a British comic and the author of a new book on jokes and comedy.
Downloads: 44
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Bonus Audio: Jeff Chang on Crack Rap - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Jeff Chang won the American Book Award for his book, "Can't Stop Won't Stop: A History of the Hip-Hop Generation." We talk about Jay-Z.
Downloads: 36
[audio]The College Years: Dustin Diamond Day - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
This week, an interview with one of America's favorite icons, Dustin Diamond. Jesse, Gene and Jordan talk with Screech about how he chooses work, his band and the Milwaukee Metal Fest as Gene tries to derail "Choo Choo!". Please note this is a repost.
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[audio]The Sound of Young America: Oct 4 2010: Bill Burr - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Bill Burr is a standup comic. His ferocious style is leavened by the fact that he often trains the ferociousness on himself. His latest special, now on DVD, is called Let It Go.
Downloads: 102
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Apr 19 2010: Doctor Who - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Stephen Moffat is the head writer of the lastest series of Doctor Who. Matt Smith plays The Doctor, and Karen Gillan plays his companion. The new version of the beloved sci-fi adventure series is entering its fifth season on the BBC in the UK, and on BBC America in the States.
Downloads: 69
[audio]The Sound of Young America: May 22 2010: Comedy: The Batman - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Batman takes on The Riddler, who takes on himself in this sketch from ImprovOlympic regular Sarah Gee.
Downloads: 32
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Jun 17 2010: Devo - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Gerald Casale and Mark Mothersbaugh are founding members of the art-rock band Devo. They had remarkable chart success in the early 1980s, including the hit Whip It. Their philosophy of devolution, compelling videos and bold aesthetic presentation were as big a part of the band as their danceable rock music. Their latest record, Something For Everybody, is their first since 1990.
Downloads: 38
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Oct 14 2009: The Trailer Park Boys - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Ricky, Julian and Bubbles are the stars of the Canadian documentary-style sitcom The Trailer Park Boys. For years, the show has tracked their charming inability to make anything of themselves.
Downloads: 25
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Apr 23 2008: Sloane Crosley - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Sloane Crosley is author of the humorous essay collection "I Was Told There'd Be Cake." It recently debuted on the New York Times bestseller list.
Downloads: 11
[audio]The College Years: Feb 7 2002: Go On Home You Foreign Communist! - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
The guys find the perfect makeout song and give rock & roll facts, while Jordan tries to push a new catchphrase.
Downloads: 16
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Oct 28 2011: Jeanne Darst, author of Fiction Ruined My Family - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Jeanne Darst is a writer and performer whose work has appeared in the New York Times Magazine and This American Life. She recently published her first book, Fiction Ruined My Family, about her literary family who spent more time drinking than writing.
Downloads: 13
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Feb 21 2011: A Thousand Clowns - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Jesse's live conversation at the Cinefamily in Los Angeles with Barry Gordon, the then-15-year-old star of the film A Thousand Clowns. Released in 1965 and now out-of-print, A Thousand Clowns co-stars Jason Robards as Murray, a comedy writer who struggles to come to terms with growing up, something he must do if he wants to stop child protective services from taking away his adopted son Nick.
Downloads: 17
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Feb 28 2011: Weird Al Yankovic - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Weird Al Yankovic is the undisputed king of parody music and the all-time bestselling accordionist. His new children's book is When I Grow Up. His new album is due this summer.
Downloads: 55
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Feb 7 2011: Bill Carter: The War for Late Night - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Bill Carter is the author of two books about the politics and people of late night television, and a media reporter for the New York Times. His most recent book is The War for Late Night, a thoughtful and exciting behind-the-scenes look at the Sturm und Drang of the late night wars over Jay Leno, Conan O'Brien, and The Tonight Show.
Downloads: 40
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Aug 28 2007: Paul F. Tompkins - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Comedian Paul F. Tompkins is a regular on VH1 talking head series, was a castmember of HBO's Mr. Show and Real Time with Bill Maher, and is really really funny.
Downloads: 19
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Dec 12 2010: Holiday Special 2010 - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
A holiday extravaganza! In addition to some of our favorite holiday songs, interviews from Ronnie Spector of legendary 60s girl group The Ronettes, Fred Schneider of The B-52s and The Superions, and The AV Club Holiday Gift Guide with Tasha Robinson and Kyle Ryan.
Downloads: 22
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Feb 23 2009: Jello Biafra Live in SF - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Jello Biafra is a legendary free speech advocate and punk rock vocalist. We talked with him at our live show in San Francisco.
Downloads: 42
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Nov 22 2010: The National - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Matt Berninger is the frontman of the Brooklyn indie rock band The National. The band's latest album is High Violet.
Downloads: 21
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Jun 11 2005: Potpourri with Paula Poundstone - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
We chat with comedy legend Paula Poundstone about... well, all kinds of stuff, she's very chatty. Plus... Would You Rather, Hang It Up / Keep It Up, and an odd new segment called "BBC Sports News."
Downloads: 18
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Mar 10 2008: Comedy: Andy Kindler & Morgan Murphy - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
One of the LA alt-comedy scenes newest faces and one of its veterans perform standup.
Downloads: 17
[audio]The Sound of Young America: May 26 2010: Comedy: Karen Kilgariff's I Want To Win - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
In this touching and hilarious song, Karen Kilgariff (Mr. Show, Ellen, Girls Guitar Club) gives us a behind the scenes look at the life of a successful comedy writer and standup comic.
Downloads: 17
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Aug 31 2007: Comedy: Jarrett Grode - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Standup comedy from Jarrett Grode.
Downloads: 18
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Jun 8 2011: Rudolph Herzog - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Writer and filmmaker Rudolph Herzog explores the jokes employed by the oppressed and the oppressors of Germany's Third Reich in his new book, Dead Funny: Humor in Hitler's Germany.
Downloads: 16
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Feb 4 2010: Sal Santana - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Salvador Santana is a keyboard player and singer-songwriter. His father is guitar legend Carlos Santana. He's just released a new LP, Keyboard City.
Downloads: 59
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Jun 11 2009: Pharoahe Monch - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Pharoahe Monch is a legend of underground hip-hop. His most recent album is "Desire."
Downloads: 30
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Oct 18 2007: The Sklar Brothers - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
The Sklar Brothers, standup comics and television and radio hosts, return to The Sound of Young America. They have a new standup comedy CD called Sklar Maps, as well as a new series on Superdeluxe.com.
Downloads: 12
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Aug 24 2011: OK Go's Damian Kulash: The Song That Changed My Life - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Damian Kulash talks to us about the moment he heard Herbie Hancock's Rockit, and how it it informed his life today as the lead singer of OK GO. The band's live album, 180/365, is out now.
Downloads: 18
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Aug 9 2010: St. Vincent - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Annie Clark, the singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, performs under the moniker St. Vincent. She got her start playing guitar for The Polyphonic Spree and in Sufjan Stevens' touring band, then struck out on her own, playing almost every instrument on her debut album, Marry Me. Clark's most recent album, Actor, is a striking blend of beautiful vocals, orchestration, and distorted guitar.
Downloads: 32
[audio]The College Years: Feb 24 2005: Hollow Men - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Jesse talks to Doug Benson about who will win the 2005 Oscars. Then comedy troupe The Hollow Men storm onto the show. Shenanigans abound!
Downloads: 11
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Jan 13 2010: Aziz Ansari - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Aziz Ansari is an actor and comedian. He's a regular on Parks and Recreation, and a member of the comedy group Human Giant. He's also been in films like Observe & Report and Funny People.
Downloads: 18
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Oct 31 2008: Comedy Spooktacular - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Election comedy from Jordan Morris, an essay from Simon Rich and a SPOOKTACULAR sketch from Elephant Larry.
Downloads: 29
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Nov 29 2007: Nick Hornby - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Nick Hornby is the author of High Fidelity, About a Boy and most recently Slam.
Downloads: 13
[audio]The Sound of Young America: May 17 2010: Jim Lehrer - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Jim Lehrer is the anchor and executive editor of The PBS Newshour. He's also the author of 20 novels, the most recent of which is the train mystery The Super.
Downloads: 13
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Oct 3 2008: Sandra Tsing Loh - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Sandra Tsing Loh is a performer, commentator and writer based in Los Angeles. Her most recent book, about sending her daughter to school, is Mother On Fire: A True Mother*#$(ing Story About Parenting.
Downloads: 14
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Sep 24 2008: Ratatat - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Ratatat are an instrumental music duo whose their album, LP3, was recently released. Their sound combines elements of rock, hip-hop and dance music.
Downloads: 60
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Jan 22 2008: Swamp Dogg - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Swamp Dogg is a soul legend, both as a performer and as a songwriter and producer. His eccentric and funny albums are beloved by soul afficianados.
Downloads: 21
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Apr 3 2008: Dan Kennedy - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Dan Kennedy is the author of "Rock On: An Office Power Ballad." It's a comic memoir about his time in the music industry.
Downloads: 10
[audio]The Sound of Young America: Jan 28 2008: Jeffrey Blitz - Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
Jeffrey Blitz is the director of the film "Rocket Science." He also directed the documentary "Spellbound."
Downloads: 10
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